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Wayne Smith (#47181024)
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Bio Photo Find a Grave has been helpful to me in my research and I would like to return the favor. If I have created a memorial for a relative I will transfer at your request.I welcome corrections for any errors I've made.

THERE IS A HEAVENLY GARDEN, by Otis Rainwater

Sometimes God picks the flower
That is still in bloom
Sometimes the rosebud's chosen
That we feel He's picked too soon
Sometimes the flower is fading
With petals floating down
But God knows the perfect time
To gather flowers from the ground
There is a heavenly garden
In which God takes great pleasure
Because He's placed within it
The loved ones that we treasure
He walks among the blossoms
Giving them eternal rest
And I know that it must please him
Because He chose our very best.

Used by permission. The perfect time for Otis to pass from this life came November 4, 2010.






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Gary Ayers
RE: Alline Ayers, Holly Springs
Thank you for the transfer Wayne and for all you do for Find A Grave.

Gary W. Ayers
Added by Gary Ayers on Jul 25, 2016 10:09 PM
Gary Ayers
RE: Alline Ayers, Holly Springs
Wayne,

I would be glad to manage this memorial.

Gary W. Ayers
Added by Gary Ayers on Jul 25, 2016 9:38 PM
Mary Eisel
RE: Addie Zell Butler Martin
167230397e,
Thank you so much for your help. Addie Zell was my sister's mother in law. Her Mother, Bessie Bingham Butler McLeod died in 1929 at age 27. The family never knew where Bessie was buried, so I joined Ancestry. I found her and put her on Find a Grave(# 167230397 ) and I'm trying to make sure all of her family gets added. I'm new at this , so I'm not sure how to add people. I may need your help in the future. I hope her parents come up, as I tried to add them. I am in hopes that will add Addie Zell (24218530) on as her daughter. Billie (64104146) was a brother to Addie Zell. I hope I have not messed things up.
Thanks for all of your help,
Mary Eisel
Added by Mary Eisel on Jul 23, 2016 10:35 AM
Charlotte Hardamon Coble
RE: Alabama, Tennessee
We could be distant cousins! cc
Added by Charlotte Hardamon Coble on Jul 20, 2016 7:06 AM
Nan
Jacqueline Moran Helm
Thank you Wayne for putting my name and # for the edit provided. It is such a good idea, I'm going to do that for the edits I receive as well. Good researching - I call my researching "dancing with the ancestors". Nan
Added by Nan on Jul 08, 2016 11:49 AM
Star Mztyk
Evan (Evon) Beasley #67102274
Evon's father should be John Rueben Beasley #37917997
Her married to Hughie Tomlin is listed as 5-23-1936
http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.net/Shelby/Marriages/bridesbeach-belk.htm
Added by Star Mztyk on Jun 29, 2016 4:42 PM
Barbara Rains
RE: Jonathan W.
You may certainly transfer any Dueases to me that you have on here. I'll be happy to oversee them.

Thanks, Barbara
Added by Barbara Rains on Jun 27, 2016 4:49 PM
Barbara Rains
Jonathan W. "J.W." Weaver
I have some additions for this gravesite. Jonathan was born in 1800 in North Carolina. His parents were Jonathan Weaver (1774-1838) and Melesent "Milly" Skinner (1776-1838).
His children were Mark J. Weaver, b. 22 May 1833,in Morgan, AL and died in 1923; Anna Weaver, B. 19 Sep 1833 in AL, died 1923; and Stephen Weaver, b. 16 Oct. 1837 in AL and died in 1884.
His siblings were: Obedience Weaver (1802-1849), born and died in Edgecombe, NC; Benjamin G. S. Weaver b. 1804, died 1880; and William Ward Weaver, b. 1806 in Nash, NC and died in 1880.
His wife's name was Feraby. It is listed as Fareby, which is incorrect.
Jonathan was my great grandfather. I appreciate the help here. Thanks so much.
Barbara Rains.
Added by Barbara Rains on Jun 23, 2016 4:49 PM
Karen Knapp Rost
RE: Edith Knapp Gott, Athens, # 18316356
Thank you Wayne, I appreciate you contacting me about Edith's obit. I found some for her children and husband, but not hers. Are you related? She was my Dad's aunt and I never knew that she existed until I found her on a census.

Karen
kkrost@windstream.net
Added by Karen Knapp Rost on Jun 17, 2016 3:14 PM
Liz Smith
Alvis transfers
Thank you Mr Wayne for transferring James, Sarah, Pearlie & Maudie Alvis' memorials. You make family tree research much easier. Your pictures are very clear as well. Carry on young man.
Added by Liz Smith on May 27, 2016 9:25 AM
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